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Tweens & Teens

Hormones, independence, and peer pressure are only a few pre-teen and teen challenges. Let us help you with this journey.

It's normal for your child to have mood swings as a teen and every parent goes through it.

It may not seem that long ago that you were dropping your child off for the first day of school. Now as a tween or teen parent, you face new challenges with kids finding their own voice and independence. As a parent finding the right balance of when to let go and when to stand firm is not always easy.

Tween & Teen Articles

Vaping continues to become more and more popular with teens.
Tweens & Teens

Talking with Teens About Vaping

Learn how to talk to your tweens and teens about vaping and smoking.

How to Stop Bullying and Cyberbullying
Tweens & Teens

How to Stop Bullying and Cyberbullying

What to do when your child is being bullied - or is a bully.

Making a Family Calendar for Teens
Tweens & Teens

Making a Family Calendar

Keeping up with teen schedules can keep the entire family busy.

How to stop rude tween behavior
Tweens & Teens

How to Stop Rude Tween Behavior

Tired of rude teen behavior? Here's how to stop it!

Positive Parenting Techniques with Teens
Tweens & Teens

Positive Parenting Techniques with Teens

What can I do about my unruly teen?

Hygiene Tips for Teens & Tweens
Tweens & Teens

Hygiene Tips for Teens & Tweens

Help keep your kids on track with their personal hygiene.

Setting Boundaries for Teen Behavior
Tweens & Teens

Setting Boundaries for Teen Behavior

Ten tips to stop rude teen behavior like backtalking, slamming doors, and more.

It’s never too early or too late to build confidence in your child.
Kids

Raise a More Confident Child

It's never too early or too late to build confidence in your child.

Learn ways to manage screen time during COVID.
Parents

Screen Time in a COVID World

Learn ways to manage screen time during COVID.

Five practical steps to help protect your home during the coronavirus outbreak.
Parents

Making a Family COVID Emergency Plan

Five practical steps to help protect your home during the coronavirus outbreak.

Siblings can be the best of friends but there will also always be a little sibling rivalry.
Kids

Sibling Rivalry in Children and Teens

Siblings can be the best of friends but there will also always be a little sibling rivalry.

Raising your kids with healthy eating habits doesn’t have to be hard.
Kids

Healthy Meals for Kids

Raising your kids with healthy eating habits doesn't have to be hard.

Work, Life, and Family Balance During COVID
Parents

Family Balance During COVID-19

Finding peace and family connections is more important than ever.

COVID brings new ways of learning
Parents

10 Tips for Learning at Home

Tips to make learning at home a success.

Learn about gun safety to protect entire family.
Kids

Gun Safety for Kids

Learn about gun safety to protect entire family.

Kids & Mental Health
Kids

Kids & Mental Health: Anxiety, Stress, Depression & More

Understanding and supporting your child's mental health.

Parenting Stress and Self-Care
Parents

Parenting Stress and Self-Care

Parenting is the best job - and the hardest. Find tips to help you manage it all.

Special Care for Special Kids
Kids

Special Care for Special Kids

Parenting a child with special needs brings changes, challenges, and joy.

Talking to Your Child about Safety
Kids

Talking to Your Child about Safety

Strangers are not the only danger.

Water Safety for Kids
Toddlers

Water Safety for Kids

Water safety is important inside, outside, and all around the home.

Help for Parents to Weather the Coronavirus Crisis
Parents

Weathering COVID-19

Change is stressful even in good times, but when routines are disrupted it can make life really hard.

Dads make a difference!
Kids

Fathers Matter

Dads make a difference!

Find local support for parents

Explore programs in your area to help with parenting skills, crisis intervention, home visiting programs, community and school-based mentoring, and more.